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What is the meaning of term Purging Cache?

Purging cache is the process of deleting the entries from the query cache. In Siebel Analytics you can purge the cache entries in the following ways: a) Manually, using the Administration tool cache manager facility (in online mode) b) Automatically, by setting the Cache persistence time field in the physical table dialog box for a… Continue Reading

What is difference between Link and Join?

Links and Joins have following  differences Relationship:   Joins: Joins are configured between a Business Component and a table. Links: Links are configured between 2 Business Components. They represent Parent Child relationship

How can we call workflow process synchronously through scripting ?

There can be several variations to the above questions such as How can one call a Workflow synchronously from a script without using Business Service: Workflow Process Manager? What are various ways business services that we can use to call a workflow process in scripting? The Answer to the above question is

Is ST better than T engine? Is it better to typecast variables as in ST? If Yes, why?

Before giving the answer I would like to provide some information about ST engine ST stands for Strongly Typed. This is a new scripting engine introduced by Siebel and is available since Siebel 7.7 version. This is default scripting engine for Siebel 8.0 Now, for the answers of the questions

What do you understand by the term XML Doc?

XML Doc is a XML String containing actual data. We use EAI XML Converter Business service to get XML Doc. In Siebel Inbound Integration we get data in XML string form and in Outbound Integration we send data as XML string. This XML string is referred as XML Doc

Siebel Application Architecture – Interview Question

Today I am going to discuss interview questions that I think are basic and interesting. I will be adding more questions and answers in next few days. So watch out for Interview Questions Categories Ques: You are logged into Siebel Call Center as a dedicated or mobile client. How do you determine to which database… Continue Reading

A2Z of Testing

This is a list of terms using in testing starting from A to Z hence named appropriately as A2Z testing. This list has been prepared by Shilpi Chopra who has been work experience of 3 years in testing. It can be really handy if you are preparing for interview and work in testing. You can… Continue Reading

SetFieldValue and Calculated Field – Interview Question

Answer of this question I am sure is going to be a surprise for some of you. The Question is as following. Can we do a SetFieldValue on a Calculated Field? Please answer the above poll before going afer the answer part.

Applet Search Spec – Interview Question.

This is the variation of the question that I had earlier posted and it is also related to Search Spec but this time it is conflicting Search Spec on Applets that come into picture. Question I have a view with two applets one list on top [Applet 1] and one form at bottom [Applet 2]… Continue Reading

UNDO CHECK OUT VS GET- Interview Question

Details about check-in and check out can be read in following section In this post I will just be answering the question What is the difference between UNDO CHECK OUT and GET? As this is a subjective answer so I will write my usual disclaimer 😉 The views expressed in this post are mine… Continue Reading